Robert M. Brannon

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  • Memphis State University, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, J.D., 1974
  • Memphis State University, College of Business Administration, B.A., 1970


  • Tennessee Supreme Court
  • Tennessee Criminal Court of Appeals
  • Tennessee Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee
  • U.S. 6th Circuit Criminal Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District Arkansas
  • All Courts in Tennessee

Judicial and military

  • Germantown, Tennessee Municipal Court Judge, 1998–Present
  • U.S. Air Force Judicial Advocate General, 1974–1976

Awards and recognitions

  • Best Lawyers in America 2012 for Criminal Defense: DUI Defense, Non-White Collar Defense, and White Collar Defense
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2010–2011, for DUI/DWI Defense and Criminal Defense
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated
  • Past president of Memphis Trial Lawyers Association
  • Staff writer, Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
  • Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Mentor for Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law (University of Memphis)
  • Guest lecturer for seminars sponsored by Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Memphis Bar Association; Memphis Trial Lawyers Association; Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association; Ben F. Jones Chapter and the Shelby County Public Defender’s Office
  • Numerous appearances on local and cable networks to discuss DUI and related subjects, including Court TV

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